Minnesota has a rich history with the peony. Pioneers brought these treasured plants with them when they made their homestead here. There were also several early internationally known peony hybridizers who made there home here in Minnesota. We will be adding more information about our rich history peony to our site soon.


2017 – 2019 Officers 

President: Todd Rabell O’Halloran, Hastings
Vice President: Cindy Larson, Hillman
Recording Secretary: Dee Moreland, Minneapolis
Treasurer/Membership: Linette Sorrentino, Chaska
Newsletter Editor: Mary Yee, Edina
Past President: David Sorrentino, Chaska

Directors at Large

Mary Schwartzbauer, Hastings
Harvey Buchite, Spring Grove
Geneva Weisser, Hastings 

Committee Chairs

Root Auction Chair: Linette Sorrentino, Chaska
Exhibition Co-chairs: Corey Tischman & Jeff Delaney, Eau Claire
 Linette Sorrentino, Chaska                            
Garden Tour/Picnic Chair: Michelle Conley, Eagan
Hospitality Chair: Mary Schwartzbauer, Hastings
Publisher: Denese Erickson, St Louis Park
Facebook Chair: Linette Sorrentino, Chaska
Volunteer Chair: Raquel Crescini, Edina
Web Site: David Sorrentino, Chaska
Publicity: Jennifer Pottebaum, Plymouth
Historian: open


Click the following link to view the Minnesota Peony Society Bylaws:

MN Peony Society Bylaws